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2018.08.01

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The National Committee for the Olympic Games preparation headed by Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh convened on July 9 and approved its rules and 2018 action plan.

Minister Ts.Tsogzolmaa was tasked to get familiarized with preparations of sports unions and athletes’ trainings  for the Olympic Games and introduce the results within December.

Head of the committee recommended Directors of MIAT Mongolian Airlines and Ulaanbaatar Railway Association to render ticket discount to the national teams who will take part in Olympic qualification competitions.The committee also discussed an issue to exempt required materials for athletes’ competition and trainings from value added tax and agreed to make decision within related laws.

Athletes of national teams aim to nail down a success shown in Beijing and London Olympics in Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games and set a goal to claim less than 6 medals including a gold.

Teams and athletes are collecting scores through participating in international tournaments to get 35-50 Olympic rights in more than 10 events. MONTSAME News Agency (10 July 2018). http://montsame.mn/en/read/15926